'''Henry Festing Jones''' (1851–1928) was the friend and posthumous biographer
of Samuel Butler (1835-1902)|Samuel Butler
. His biography of Butler, entitled ''Samuel Butler, Author of Erewhon (1835–1902) — A Memoir'', won the inaugural James Tait Black Memorial Prize
for biography in 1919.
[[http://www.ed.ac.uk/news/events/tait-black/winners/biography Previous winners: Biography winners], The James Tait Black Prizes, The University of Edinburgh.]